Living in Dyer, IN

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Dyer SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
5

Dyer, IN Crime Report

143
Total Crimes
900.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-64.94%
Below National Average

Dyer, IN Cost Of Living

106
Dyer's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Dyer, Indiana Info Snack

Dyer is a town in St. John Township, Lake County, Indiana, United States. The population was 16,390 at the 2010 census. It lies in the Chicago metropolitan area, 30 miles southeast of The Chicago Loop, and 12 miles from Chicago’s south side.
Population
16,006
Unemployment
6.5%
Poverty
3.1%
Median Home
$208,400
Median Income
$84,375
Median Rent
$1,368

Dyer, IN Photos

Rankings for Dyer in Indiana

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Map Of Dyer, IN

Population over time in Dyer

Year Population % Change
2017 16,006 -0.4%
2016 16,077 -0.3%
2015 16,133 -0.8%
2014 16,257 -0.4%
2013 16,322 -0.1%
2012 16,336 0.3%
2011 16,283 0.8%
2010 16,154 1.2%
2009 15,957 -
Crime/100k Dyer IN USA
Violent Crime 63.0 382.3 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.5 5.0
Robbery 37.8 88.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 18.9 251.6 246.8
Property Crime 837.5 2179.3 2199.5
Burglary 69.3 377.6 376.0
Larceny 699.0 1572.7 1594.6
Car Theft 69.3 229.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Dyer

White
77.1% (12,335)
African American
6.1% (972)
American Indian
0.4% (63)
Asian
3.8% (609)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.7% (120)
Two Or More
1.9% (302)
Hispanic
10.0% (1,605)
Race Dyer IN USA
White 77.1% 79.5% 61.1%
African American 6.1% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.8% 2.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.7% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.0% 6.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Dyer, Indiana

Less than $10,000
1.1% (18,014)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.9% (46,624)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.5% (72,585)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.3% (101,196)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.1% (146,231)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (279,482)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.0% (287,429)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.3% (389,685)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.5% (136,164)
$200,000 or more
7.7% (123,184)
Income Dyer IN USA
Less than $10,000 1.1% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 4.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.5% 10.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.3% 10.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.1% 14.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.0% 13.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.3% 13.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.5% 4.4% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 7.7% 3.8% 7.0%

Gender in Dyer

Female
49.5% (7,930)
Male
50.5% (8,075)
Gender Dyer IN USA
Female 49.5% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dyer for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (160)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (640)
High School / GED
31.0% (4,961)
Some College
21.0% (3,361)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,600)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (3,361)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,280)
Professional Degree
3.0% (480)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (160)
Education Dyer IN USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Dyer

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

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I live in Dyer and go to Lake Central High School. Its honestly one of the best places in the state.

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